Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Georgia's 13th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 12, 2019
Length: 3 pages
What legislators are saying
“Congressman David Scott Introduces Resolution Designating July as Uterine Fibroids Awareness Month”
— Rep. David Scott [D-GA13] (Sponsor) on Jul 15, 2019
Jul 12, 2019
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
H.Res. 488 (116th) was a simple resolution in the United States Congress.
A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.Res. 488. This is the one from the 116th Congress.
This simple resolution was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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GovTrack.us. (2021). H.Res. 488 — 116th Congress: Supporting the designation of July 2019 as Uterine Fibroids Awareness Month. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/116/hres488
“H.Res. 488 — 116th Congress: Supporting the designation of July 2019 as Uterine Fibroids Awareness Month.” www.GovTrack.us. 2019. September 17, 2021 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/116/hres488>
Supporting the designation of July 2019 as Uterine Fibroids Awareness Month, H.R. Res. 488, 116th Cong. (2019).
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